India’s Reliance to restart all fuel pump outlets by March 2016

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Indian conglomerate Reliance Industries Ltd plans to restart its entire 1,400 retail fuel pump outlets in fiscal year ending March 2016, a report on the company website shows. The stations were closed in 2008 when global oil prices urged towards $150 a barrel and the government’s subsidy to state fuel

Nigerian Union to Resettle 50 Nigerians Attacked by S’Africans

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The Nigerian Union in South Africa has said that it has concluded arrangements to resettle 50 Nigerians affected by the ongoing xenophobic attacks. The President of the union, Mr Ikechukwu Anyene, made this known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on phone from Pretoria, South Africa, on

Yields on bonds seen falling further next week

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Yields on Nigeria’s local debt are seen falling further next week, with renewed appetite from both local and offshore investors and increased liquidity from maturing bonds. Nigerian bonds market has seen increase demand after a peaceful general election spurring interest from local investors and foreign investors. “The market was all

LG Chairman Abducted in Rivers

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The Police Command in Rivers State has confirmed the abduction of Chief Cassidy Ikegbudu, Chairman, Caretaker Committee of Ahoada East Local Government Area. The command’s Public Relations Officer, DSP Ahmad Muhammad, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Port Harcourt that Ikegbudu was abducted in the early hours of Saturday.

Federal Govt. to begin evacuating Nigerians from South Africa on Monday as a Result of Ongoing Xenophobic Attacks!

According to CNN, violence targeting immigrant shops first started in the port city of Durban, where two foreigners and three South Africans were killed, after residents accused African immigrants of taking their jobs and committing crimes. A sixth death also occurred on Wednesday, and the body of the 58-year-old foreign national was found

Police confirm abduction of Ahoada-East LG chairman in Rivers

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Mr. Ikegbudu's local government was supposed to have a re-run election for the House of Assembly Saturday, but shooting began last night The post Police confirm abduction of Ahoada-East LG chairman in Rivers appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Xenophobic Attacks Force Zuma To Cancel Planned Indonesia Visit

South Africa’s President, Jacob Zuma, on Saturday cancelled a planned state visit to Indonesia in order to attend to the lingering issues of xenophobic attacks in some provinces. He was also expected to attend the Africa -Asia summit in that country but will now be represented by his deputy, Cyril

MUSIC: Jaycee – Suzy

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Following his massive 2014 single ‘Kerewa’ which was championed by BBC 1Xtra, Naija FM, Reprezent Radio and Star FM among others, UK-based Nigerian Afrobeats crooner and songwriter Jaycee is back with his brand new single ‘Suzy’, produced by long-time collaborator O.Y Productions (Olamide, Iceprince Zamani, Iyanya, Sona). Backed by Highlife-esque organs

Nigerian Union to resettle 50 Nigerians attacked by S’Africans

The Nigerian Union in South Africa has said that it has concluded arrangements to resettle 50 Nigerians affected by the ongoing xenophobic attacks. The President of the union, Mr Ikechukwu Anyene, made this known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on phone from Pretoria, South Africa, on

How Orekoya Kids Became Friends With Kidnappers Kids

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The three children of Mr. and Mrs. Leke Orekoya–Aderomola (11 months old), Adedamola (4 years old), Demola (6 years old) ─ who finally regained their freedom on Wednesday, having spent seven days in the hands of kidnappers, have yet to fully grasp the enormity of what they went through.

Former Governor Escapes Death In His Hometown

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The former Governor of Taraba state, Rev Jolly Nyame yesterday escaped the beating of his life at his home town, Zing yesterday for campaigning for the All Progressives Congress (APC), whenever the re-run of the affected areas that made the governorship election in Taraba state takes place. The former Governor

Yummy Mummy-to-be! Liz John Black Shows off her Growing Baby Bump

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Liz John Black is glowing! The bridal entrepreneur and wife of celebrity photographer/producer Yomi Black announced that the couple are pregnant with their first child a few weeks ago (click here if you missed it) and now in a few photos posted on her Instagram account, the soon-to-be mum can

Immigration Recruitment To Be Concluded Before May 29

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Ahead of the May 29 2015 handover date, a clique in the presidency is reportedly hurrying to complete the recruitment exercise of the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) before the incoming administration take over. The computer-based aptitude test for the recruitment exercise has been scheduled for Monday, April 20 to Friday,

Fayose Begs For Forgiveness During Prayer Session

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Ayodele Fayose, Ekiti state governor, asked those he might have offended, for forgiveness saying that “there is no perfect man”. Speaking during a special prayer session on April 17, Friday, Fayose said he was ready to cooperate with the opponents for the sake of peace in the state, The Punch